Also, it's probably advisable to remove the gas cap and disconnect the battery after depressurizing the system make sure you know your radio's theft-lock code before disconnecting the battery! It was pretty random at first, but now it will not work at all, or it will start working blink twice and then just stop. Install the new cylinder and reassemble everything. Posted on Jan 02, 2015 Good solution! The sad part is, I did not see this site before I bought the car. We have been resetting this for a few months now. That's why you need to get the right size resistor.
After speaking to the mechanic our dealership recommended, we were told to google pass lock system. I've heard you can remove the neg. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. Complaint Number: 10359497 Incident Date: May 20, 2010 Date Added to File: October 7, 2010 Description of the Complaint: I bought a 2001 oldsmobile alero in 2008 deployed for a year and half while gone the car sat in a garage came back and it worked fine for almost two years then one day it refused to start. The vin was not available. The contact had not experienced a failure. You have to use a ohm meter and measure the resistance of the strip in there.
In all honesty, there is no good way to fix the issue aside from a by-pass of the PassLock system. This happened around July 11, 2005. I don't mean to sound like a dick, but honestly, there are bigger problems to worry about than the one in a million shot that your event will take place. The dealer informed the consumer they needed the two original keys. Complaint Number: 10568950 Incident Date: March 12, 2010 Date Added to File: March 13, 2014 Description of the Complaint: Along with the current general motors recall with the ignition switches the olds alero olds aurora pontiac grand am also have same issues just google ignition problems alero car stalls while driving no start issues must do a relearn process to get the car to start and eventually car will no longer start. The car started right up. Unbolt the ignition switch from the car.
Thanks to this website we were able fix the problem with the security light bypass. Well, we figured we had nothing to lose as we will not pay 85. When learning is complete, the system will alert you after 2-8 minutes if a tire is 12 psi different from the other three tires. Frustrated to say the least my husband borrowed the neighbors car trailer and hauled it to another local mechanic. The contact stated that after stopping the vehicle and attempting to turn it back on, the vehicle failed to restart. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic for diagnosis but no cause for the failure was determined. New filter installation should be reverse of the above.
The failure mileage was 91,054. We have had the car towed several times to the mechanic. The wire coverings was burnt off to show bare wires shorting my entire car. The contact then stopped to get gasoline and stated that the vehicle would not start back up. The key remained in the off position and failed to turn. Diagnosis pass lock system for security causes vehicle to shut off unexpectedly or not start unexpectedly. I don't mean to sound like a dick, but honestly, there are bigger problems to worry about than the one in a million shot that your event will take place.
I was stranded for several hours due to this. Obviously a defect with the car--is anything being done about it??? It may get your car to start for a while, but does not repair the problem. When this happens, it can be somewhat embarrassing, especially when you are trying to get in the van. The contact stated that while driving at various speeds, the vehicle would suddenly stalled. The current mileage was 43000. The driver was able to restart the engine and the vehicle was driven to the contact's residence.
He had no problems over the summer. It then starts but I have notice that this keeps happening to the point where even if the car does start and run the security light will stay on for days and then sometimes may go off. Changed spark plugs, added more gas? The dealer declined to perform on the recall remedy on the remaining two keys due to them being aftermarket keys. Let me know if you can't get it. Despress this button and use the key to pull the lock out.
Now why hasn't there been a recall? Several minutes later the vehicle was restarted and operated as designed. On another occasion, the vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where the ignition switch was replaced. Complaint Number: 10721969 Incident Date: May 9, 2015 Date Added to File: May 28, 2015 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2001 oldsmobile alero. Then it turns solid again after another 10 minutes. If I add a remote start system will this correct my problem? Originally in January 2015, my car tried to start but would not turn over. The contact stated that the turn signals and hazard lights intermittently stopped working. Can hear fuel pump working, quarter tank of gas? Called my dad, he came out to look at it everything appeared to be fine due to previous when I first bought the car there was misfire situation that had to be fixed.
Look at manual again same thing turn to run position and wait 10mins. The security light on the Dashboard will flash for exactly 10 minutes. I can't address the remote start issue, because as far south as I live we don't have any market for installing them. Now why hasn't there been a recall? Recalls are for safety issues, right? The vehicle would have to be placed in neutral, would start then die. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the fuel pump needed to be replaced. Since Aug it will turn over but will not start randomly! Changed fuel, still does not start? Without haveing all the tools i took off the air filter cover squirted starting fluid in just to see if i had spark and sure enough it would run on either. The technician replaced the pass lock sensor and ignition switch.
The contact stated that the pass lock system prevented the vehicle from starting. The next day took the wifes car hoping that it would start and I could just drive it home but it still didn't start, so on the next day drove my pickup with trailer had 2 guys i work with help me push it on, after loaded i went to roll up the window and i though what the hell tried starting and it fired right up and run perfect. Recalls are for safety issues, right? We try giving it a jump, still does not start. Complaint Number: 10406833 Incident Date: June 9, 2011 Date Added to File: June 14, 2011 Description of the Complaint: 2001 oldsmobile alero - randomly shuts down while driving. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic. While driving at low speeds, the engine stalled and the power steering seized without warning. Car usually starts back up with no problem.